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Brexit Was Johnson's Churchillian Moment. So Britain Can Now Have Its Cake And Eat It?

Authored by Martin Jay via The Strategic Culture Foundation, There was a great deal of bluffing on both sides, right up to the line. But the Brexit deal, finally nailed on Christmas eve, was ultimately a considerable victory for Britain and a loss on many levels to the EU. Even the most EU-friendly Financial Times…

Crypto's Reverse-Minsky Moment

Authored by Omid Malekan via Medium.com, A friend who is a savvy investor emailed recently to say that he thinks Bitcoin will be the best performing asset of 2021. He then clarified that this was only for a trade, and compared its fundamental value to “voting on the Voice.” Someone else emailed to say that…

Europe's Machiavellian Moment

Authored by Alastair Crooke via The Strategic Culture Foundation, It is still too early to say, but perhaps the U.S. election is the beginning of a new ‘Turning’ (in the sense of the ‘Fourth Turning’). Of course, what happens in the U.S. is most people’s primary focus now; but even as that plays out over…

From A Hamilton Moment To Perpetual Debt Slaves: This Is The True Face Of The EU

Authored by Tom Luongo via Gold, Goats, ‘n Guns blog, Over the summer while the U.S. was mired in the worst kind of color revolution with race riots, economic shutdowns and the worst kind of divisive politics, the European Union was celebrating its great achievement. A seven-year budget and COVID-19 bailout package that was heralded…

Bitcoin’s Gut Check: The Time Of Crisis As The Moment Of Truth

Authored by Marc Bernegger via CoinTelegraph.com, If Bitcoin weathers the current financial storm, our monetary system will be on the brink of dramatic changes or even a revolution. image courtesy of CoinTelegraph We are at a turning point in history. The coming months will show how institutional investors will react in the medium term to…

The Inter-Election Period: A Breakdown Of This Strange Moment In US History

Authored by Tim Kirby via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Right now, the entire world sits in waiting for the final declaration of the victor in the 2020 U.S. Presidential race even if they have already officially congratulated Biden. This still technically ongoing electoral process has exposed many truths and confirmed a wide range of suspicions…

In Moment Of Brutal Honesty, JPMorgan Says Economic Disaster And More Lockdowns Will Be Great For Stocks

After reading months of ridiculously goalseeked Wall Street commentary, where first a Trump victory was the best outcome for stocks (at a time when Trump was seen as a favorite to win), then a Biden victory becoming the best-case outcome for risk assets (this predictably emerged around the time Biden took a lead in the…